Early Preschool (2-3 years)

Hands-On Learning

By the time your child approaches three years of age, he or she is ready to learn new skills and progress into our Early Preschool child care program. Our curriculum combines Kindergarten-readiness activities with the best early-childhood standards from across the nation to develop critical-thinking skills and stimulate your child's curiosity.

Opportunities for your Early Preschooler to Explore and Excel

The Early Preschool classroom at Just Like Home is designed to encourage your child's growing independence and need to investigate in our safe learning environment, your early preschooler will engage in a range of activities geared to prepapre them for preschool, kindergarten and life beyond.

Early Preschool Learning Centers

The Early Preschool classroom features seven learning centers equiped with developmentally appropriate materials to channel your child's natural sense of curiosity into educational exploration.

  • Construction & Transportation
  • Dramitic Play
  • Writing
  • Creativity & Art
  • Reading & Listening
  • Math & Manipulatives
  • Science & Sensoral

Your Early Preschooler's Day

Our educators customize themed units to meet diverse interests and needs of each group of children. Early preschoolers also learn important social skills in our literature-based Itty-Bitty Bookworm Program. The typical daily structure for your child might include:

  • Morning and Afternoon Circle time where the day's themed activities are introduced and reviewed.
  • Activities in the Learning Centers to bring the day's educational theme to life.
  • Literacy and Language enrichment to build emerging language skills.
  • Music and movement (songs, poems and rhymes) to expand your child's vocabulary and listening skills.
  • Outdoor play at least twice daily to burn off energy and develop motor skills.
  • Lunch and quiet time to nourish and rest your child's growing mind and body.

You'll receive assessments regularly through daily written reports, ongoing portfolio collections and family/teacher conference so you can rest assured that your early preschooler is progressing throughout the year.

For more information on our Programs, call us today at 816-532-4495